Seeking an experienced dresser to assist with productions occurring 1/1/24 – 1/28/24 and 3/4/24 – 3/31/24.
Interested candidates can apply for one or both productions
– Assist performers with quick costume changes during live performances (pre and post show)- Ensure costumes are properly fitted and adjusted for each performer – Help performers with hair and makeup touch-ups as needed – Maintain organization and cleanliness of dressing rooms and costume storage areas – Collaborate with wardrobe team to ensure costumes are in good condition and ready for use – Communicate any costume or wardrobe issues to the appropriate personnel
Experience: – Previous experience working as a dresser or in a similar role preferred – Knowledge of different types of costumes and how to properly handle them – Familiarity with various costume fasteners, such as hooks, snaps, and zippers – Ability to work quickly and efficiently in a fast-paced environment – Strong attention to detail and ability to follow instructions accurately – Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to work effectively with performers and wardrobe team members – Ability to withstand prolonged walking, standing and kneeling.
As a Dresser, you will play a crucial role in ensuring that performers look their best on stage. Your attention to detail, organizational skills, and ability to work under pressure will contribute to the overall success of our productions. If you have a passion for costumes and enjoy working behind the scenes in the world of performing arts, we would love to hear from you.
This position works days, nights and weekends with a variable schedule.
Email resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org